The Loveland- Symmes Fire Department, governed by the City of Loveland and Symmes Township, provides fire and emergency medical services for more than 28,000 people. The department s personnel have expertise in advanced life support, firefighting and rescue services. Its operations division specializes in hazardous material response, as well as heavy, confined space and dive rescue solutions. The Loveland- Symmes Fire Department maintains a fleet of ambulances and fire trucks. In addition, the department offers fire prevention education programs for the public. It also responds to emergency calls. The Loveland- Symmes Fire Department s emergency medical services are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services.